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20 Birthday Party Favor Ideas for Adults

We found plenty of party favor ideas for adults that guests will love!

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Printable Party Favor Tags, S'mores Barvia ThePaperedTable/

S’mores Kit Party Favor

Send everyone out the door with their own s’mores kit! Wrap up all the best s’mores ingredients in cellophane bags and tie with twine, then add these cute printable labels for the finishing touch.

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Hangover Kit

If your party is a hit, more than one guest might overindulge. (It’ll be especially tempting when presented these birthday cocktail ideas.) No problem when you give them their own hangover kit. It’s a fun tongue-in-cheek party favor that is sure to be useful in the morning.

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Homemade BBQ Sauce Party Favors

After a memorable backyard bash, send your family and friends home with a bottle of homemade BBQ sauce. (Bonus points if you include a basting brush.) This delicious recipe is made with Dr. Pepper! It’s one of our favorite food gift ideas.

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2" Succulent Party Favors Gifts Burlap Rusticvia QueenofSucculents/

Mini Succulents

These live succulents make an elegant party favor for any event. The 2-inch pots are wrapped in burlap and tied with twine, then topped with moss to hide the soil. It’s a gift that’s sure to grow on your guests.

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JACK AND COKE ADULT PARTY FAVORCourtesy Nina Healy from The Party Hat LLC

Jack and Coke Party Favors

Send your guests home with their own cocktail kit. Attach little nips of Jack Daniels to glass bottles of Coke with some twine, then add a cute striped straw. (This clever idea is from Le Petits Presents.)

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Candied Pecan Gift Bags

This recipe for candied pecans only requires a few ingredients and can be made with pecans or almonds. Turn the delicious nuts into a party favor by wrapping them in decorative bags or individual mini jars.

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Ice Cream Topping Party Favors

Your guests probably can’t take home ice cream without it melting, but you can give them the toppings. We love this idea from Design Eat Repeat! Make these unique party favors by filling plastic balls with your favorite ice cream toppings and then displaying them on top of ice cream cones for people to grab on their way out. And for the cherry on top: attach a recipe card with instructions for our Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream.

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Thank You Candy Bars

You love your party guests, so tell them! Oh Happy Day shared the perfect party favor idea. You can send guests home with kind words using candy bars. Just wrap a gourmet chocolate bar in cardstock paper and then add your compliments of choice with gold letter stickers. Looking for a DIY shortcut? Find a printable candy bar wrapper on Etsy.

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Homemade Crunch Mix

This homemade crunch mix makes a great party favor because you can make a big batch days in advance. Wrap it up in cute bags and you’re all set. Your party guests will love having a snack for the ride home, too.

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Box of Doughnuts

It’s nearly impossible to find someone that doesn’t like doughnuts, which makes them a great party favor! Grab a couple dozen from your favorite doughnut shop, wrap them up in a box with one of these cute labels and you’re all set!

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Mini Champagne Favors

Let your guests take the celebration home with these mini champagne favors. Make the mini bottles of champagne extra festive by wrapping them in cellophane, adding glitter or adding a decorative tag.

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Canvas Tote

We know stress-free party favors are the best kind, so this one is easy to craft in advance. Start with a blank canvas tote, then, dip the end of a pencil in acrylic paints to create colorful dots in a pattern around the bag.

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Chocolate Sauce Favor

This delicious homemade chocolate sauce is ready in minutes and sure to be a hit with your guests. Simply divide your batch into small jars and label the tops to turn it into a fun and tasty party favor.

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Rum Balls Gift Box

Forget the bags of store-bought candy, your party guests will be clamoring to get their hands on these rum balls. Serve them in small boxes like this so they’re easy to carry home.

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3pc Gourmet Sea Salt SamplerVia SaltFarm/

Gourmet Sea Salt Party Favor

Your party guests are the salt of the earth, so give them gourmet salt as a party favor! You can infuse your own salt, or grab ’em from this Etsy vendor who offers 30 different unique varieties, including wasabi sesame, applewood bacon and Havana spice. This is an elegant favor idea for a tropical pool party.

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Homemade Apricot Jam

If you’re hosting a brunch or garden party; homemade jam makes a great party favor. It looks charming served in tiny jars for your guests to take home. This apricot recipe is easy to make and keeps up to three weeks in the fridge.

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Lavender Sachets

Hosting a spa party? Your guests will love taking home one of these beautiful cotton sachets, filled with fragrance. You can choose to have them filled with dried lavender, dried rose petals or a mix of both. They’re great for adding a pleasing smell to a dresser drawer.

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Olive Tree Plant

Who knew you could give away a whole tree as a party favor? Each of these favors includes an olive tree seedling that has established roots ready for planting. Traditionally, the olive tree is a symbol of peace and friendship.

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Flavored Olive Oil

You can grab a set of these 2-ounce bottles of organic extra virgin olive oil to give away to party guests at the end of the night. The gourmet olive oil can be infused with rosemary or choose from a list of other herbs such as oregano, garlic and chili peppers.

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Macarons Party Favors

If you’re feeling ambitious, bake up a batch of delicate macarons (we love this cinnamon roll macaron) and give them away as party favors. Pack in elegant treat boxes for easy transport.

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Erica Young
Erica is a freelance lifestyle writer with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her favorite recipes are quick, easy and something her kids will actually eat. When she's not writing you'll find her organizing a closet, roaming the aisles at Target or nursing her third Diet Coke of the day.

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